Wanted with pot
February 21, 2017
@ approximately 11:39 AM – Police arrested Christopher D. Tronchin, age 30 of North Plainfield, NJ, Steven A. Snook, age 22 of Washington, NJ and a 17- year old female juvenile from Flagtown, NJ following a motor vehicle stop on Junction Road. Tronchin was initially stopped for failure to remove an excessive amount of accumulated snow from the vehicle that he was driving. Tronchin and Snook were both found to have active warrants for their arrest. Tronchin was ultimately charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
He was released with a new court date for the two courts which had active warrants for his arrest (East Brunswick and Bridgewater) and an initial court date for the Raritan Township charges. Snook was charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of hypodermic syringes. He was released with a new court date for the court which held an active warrant for his arrest (Newark) and a new court date for the Raritan Township charges. The female juvenile was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was released to her mother after processing and the charges will be referred to the juvenile division of the superior court. Investigation and arrest by P.O. Ismael Mendez.